Youth Leadership Harrison County

Harrison County,indiana

Leadership Harrison County

Program Overview: YLHC is a program of Leadership Harrison County designed for high school juniors attending school in Harrison County Indiana. YLHC is an innovative youth program introducing students to servant leadership skills and resources, community awareness, and volunteer opportunities within the community. Classes will focus on servant leadership, financial stewardship, communication, and philanthropy. YLHC hopes to connect youth to the community while developing future leaders for our schools and Harrison County.


Mission Statement: “Developing young servant leaders to make a positive and lasting impact in Harrison County.”


Time Commitment: Attendance is required at orientation, five program days, and graduation.

  • Orientation: September 19th, 2019 - [Location TBA], 6:30 - 7:30pm
  • Day 1: Servant leadership / character / community awareness
    September 26, 2019 - Elizabeth, 8am - 3pm
  • Day 2: Historical tour / county history / non-profits
    November 13, 2019 - Corydon, 8am - 3pm
  • Day 3: Public speaking / finances / showcase work
    January 23, 2020 - Corydon, 8am - 3pm
  • Day 4: Communication styles / interpersonal communications
    February 19, 2020 - Corydon, 8am - 3pm
  • Day 5: Community involvement
    March 12, 2020 - Palmyra, 8am - 3pm
  • Graduation: April 19, 2020 - Lanesville, 3:00 pm

*If any schools have a cancellation on these dates, class will be rescheduled at a later date.


Eligibility:
- Junior year student attending school in Harrison County
- Commit to required attendance of all program days/events. Be on time and stay until the end of the day.
- Commit to having transportation to and from the event on program days.
- Meet student criteria: Exhibits the desire to be a leader, good character, ethical, and dependable.


Program Cost: $50 (due after notice of acceptance)


Application

To apply, please click here to access the YLHC application for the 2019-2020 program year.

The application is open until 11pm on Sunday, August 4th, and we will notify all applicants about acceptance by Tuesday, August 13th.


If you have questions, please contact LHC executive director Nathan Broom:

     nathan@LeadershipHarrisonCountyIndiana.org or 572-1932 (S. Indiana area code).